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Weekly Photography Challenge: Containers

This week at the Daily Post photography challenge we were told to share photographs of containers. I am sharing a photograph from a yoga studio in the Pearl District of Portland, Oregon. 42 more words


Hot Days & Fire Station Fun

It’s only 100 degrees out today.  Hot enough to start a fire…

Despite the heat, we had the privilege of contributing a salad to take a lunch to bless the guys at our local fire station with our church children’s group.   256 more words

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A Serious Day of Putzing

I haven’t written in ages. More and more I put off writing; no excuse; no interest. It looks like I won’t be another Pearl S. Buck after all. 884 more words

That's Just The Way I See It!

Chip learns about summer programs at Brookfield Academy

Over the course of several weeks, Brookfield Academy offers dozens of summer programs for kids from K-8. Chip crashes their final week to check out some of their classes. 49 more words

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The Plough & The Stars

For this month’s Broke Girls meeting we decided to venture to Old City and try The Plough & The Stars.

The atmosphere was great – pretty low key and quiet for a Tuesday night. 239 more words

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Lost in the mists of time . . .

Before Monday I’d never heard of Hailes Abbey. Owned by the National Trust, but managed by English Heritage, Hailes Abbey (or what now remains of it), is a 13th century Cistercian monastery, nestling under the Cotswolds escarpment, a few miles east of Tewksbury in Gloucestershire. 618 more words

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On our drive through Kananaskis, we were lucky to spot 5 separate herds of mountain sheep with their young, a whitetail doe, and a Columbian ground squirrel. 28 more words

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